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Res Microbiol. 1999 Nov-Dec;150(9-10):627-39.

Short palindromic repetitive DNA elements in enterobacteria: a survey.

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Programmation moléculaire et toxicologie génétique, département des biotechnologies, CNRS URA 1444, Institut Pasteur, Paris, France. bachelli@pasteur.fr

Abstract

We present a survey of short palindromic repetitive elements in enterobacteria. Seven families are presented. Five were already known (RSA, IRU, 29-bp repeats, BIMEs and boxC), and their properties are updated; in particular, a new composite element is shown to include the formerly identified boxC repeats. Two repetitions, YPAL1 and YPAL2, found primarily in Yersinia, are described here for the first time.

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10673002
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